Live Poll: Best End Credits

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Sometimes the experience of watching a movie extends after the end. It prolongs into the end credits with a perfect pair of music and shots, montage of stills, clips... and makes you stick around a bit more on enjoying it.

Which closing ending sequence is the best?

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls045897645/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/YMOz-n4NM6E/
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Posted 11 months ago

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Fact, this rolling down credits from bottom to top is unusual on movies. It's kind disturbing because i'm accustomed to the reverse technique. Added.

Thanks for your contribution. ;)
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Not sure about the best but the worst would be BEING THERE, if there was one movie that certainly didn't need to end with a 'bloopers' sequence, it this one.

I also didn't like the Bollywood choreography at the end of SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, a film that tried to play it like an entertaining drama didn't need to give the audience what "they expected" just because it's set in India... not to mention that Jamal (SPOILER**********) had just lost his brother, it's not like he would feel like dancing. 

The best end credits? With no hesitation:

WILD THINGS (1998)

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i can't find a video of this movie :(
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Jen, Champion

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Dead Pool was my immediate thought.
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FYC:
Inside Out
The Fighter
Amelie
Something About Mary
The Muppet Movie
Dodgeball
The Blues Brothers
Liar Liar
School of Rock
Hot Shots!
St. Vincent
I, Tonya
Rachel Getting Married
Miracle
Anchorman
Around the World in 80 Days (original)
40 Year Old Virgin
Cannonball Run
American Sniper
Dogville
A Life Less Ordinary
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Woow!!!
It seems like when you are on a candy store kkkkk. I choose three of your suggestions and that was:
Liar Liar
I, Tonya
40 year old virgin (i love this ending)

Thanks for your contribution ;)
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Please consider more of my suggestions if you don't get any others.
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Sure. ;)
I'm trying to gave a reasonable space to anyone who wants to be part. If i don't receive more suggestions i will consider the others options that i let aside and yours are in top of the line.
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'Fun poll. And tough choice.

May I suggest a small edit in the intro? (replaced on with comma)

Sometimes the experience of watching a movie extends after the end. It prolongs into the end credits with a perfect pair of music and shots, montage of stills, clips... and makes you stick around a bit more, enjoying it.
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Oh, and FYC:

When Harry Met Sally (clips of interviews)
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Thanks for the correction.

About the suggestion, that doesn't count as final credits. It's at the end of the movie, but before credits.
If this were integrated into the credits, it would count.
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Oh, sorry: I haven't seen it in a while. 
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No problem ;)
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Great idea!  FYC:
Chicken Little - "Don't Go Breakin' My Heart"
Avengers: Age of Ultron - Showing the Statue of the Heroes.

By the way, It might help if you briefly describe what happens during the credits of these movies, so people know.  :)
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I'm working on a another segment that I may use the avengers suggestion on that.
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Thanks for notifying me ;)
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Congrats!
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SeventhAr7
Jolly Good Show!
Terry-Thomas Picture


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SeventhAr7,

I have to say this one is one of my favorite polls. I like the way you added YouTube links so that everyone can watch and then decide the option they want to vote. You have done an wonderful work. Please try to keep up the good work.

Oh...and my favorite is 'Slumdog Millionaire', I love the "Jai Ho" song by A. R. Rahman.
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It's good that you appreciated the work. Thanks ;)
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On that list, I'd say A series of Unfortunate Events, being a dream sequence about a constant hide and seek between the Baudelaires and Count olaf. 
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Nice pick!!
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Thank you for liking my posts. 

I'm making/updating a list of credits. https://www.imdb.com/list/ls069723778/

I'd like you to take a look at it, see if there's anything you like or you'd like to comment on. 
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Interesting list!! Very good work.
I think you should enter on poll's business.

It seems that you have some creativity ideas. :)
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Cool list!  My picks are A New Hope, Peanuts, and Incredibles 2.